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The Advocate brings readers the latest news from the world of gay sports. Follow the most recent developments about the people, policies, and players who are shaping national and international dialogue about athletes and the LGBT community. Read about Michael Sam, Jason Collins, Brittney Griner, Darren Young, Johnny Weir, Fallon Fox, and more luminaries of the gay sports arena who are trailblazers in basketball, football, soccer, baseball, hockey, tennis, swimming, track, and golf. Find out about upcoming and past Olympic Games, and how lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender athletes are helping to advance the marathon of equality on an international scale.

Sadly, it was the last dance for the out football player.

April 07 2015 2:24 PM

Officials with the schools competing in this weekend's NCAA finals are speaking out on Indiana's controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

April 02 2015 5:57 PM

Dalton Maldonado endured homophobic slurs, threats, and a car chase after coming out at a recent high school basketball tournament.

April 02 2015 2:29 PM

Should big sports events leave states where it's legal to discriminate against LGBT fans and players?

3:59 PM

Yvette Cormier claims she suffered emotional damage after sharing a gym locker room with a trans woman who entered briefly to hang up her coat.

March 25 2015 4:12 PM
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